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CO39 OSL-EWR Today?  
User currently offlineLorenz From Norway, joined Aug 2000, 134 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2265 times:

... according to Flightaware this flight landed @ Stewart (KSWF) instead of KEWR, anyone know why?

I was the "lucky" dispatcher on this flight from Oslo this morning, and I'm kinda curious why it didnt flew direct KEWR..

Tom

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User currently offlineWesternA318 From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 5713 posts, RR: 24
Reply 1, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2258 times:

Maybe due to weather or traffic problems over the NYC Airspace? In the summer, it is not uncommon for CO (or any other airline) to divert because of the slightest problem at an airfield such as EWR.


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User currently offlineLaxintl From United States of America, joined May 2000, 26019 posts, RR: 50
Reply 2, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2247 times:

NYC is currently being clobbered by rain and thunderstorms.


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User currently offlinePHX Flyer From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 585 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 2196 times:

Lightning storms and rain started around noon today here in NYC, and there's no end in sight yet. CO 111 from CGN was also diverted to SWF.

User currently onlineCALMSP From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 4032 posts, RR: 8
Reply 4, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 2183 times:
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HKG, HNL, BRS also diverted to SWF.............operating a hub in SWF for today!!  Smile


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User currently offlineLorenz From Norway, joined Aug 2000, 134 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 2170 times:

Thanks, weird they only filled up 73500pounds of fuel today instead of the 76900 (full) knowing the WX would be "bad" in NYC area.. well well.. guess they will arrive home something afterall.

User currently offlineIAHcsr From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 3462 posts, RR: 42
Reply 6, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 2086 times:
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Fltfo shows 39 as 'ON' in EWR, But awaiting an open gate  raincloud 
Looks as though most Euro/EWR flights managed to not divert today..  relieved 



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User currently offlineDLOnur From United States of America, joined Jun 2007, 290 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 1967 times:

The whole east coast is one big shit storm.

All four of our ATL to ABQ flights are almost 3-4 hours delayed inbound to ABQ.

Our red-eye (made up by an inbound CVG A/C) which usually leaves at 0055 is not scheduled till about 0300!!

It's gonna be a long, long night.

-o-
ABQ



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User currently offlineAlitaliaMD11 From Spain, joined Dec 2003, 4068 posts, RR: 13
Reply 8, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 1933 times:

There was about 10 diversions to SWF in total today, the most I have seen yet this summer.

I arrived into JFK earlier this afternoon from ATL during some awful weather conditions. We circled for a while and were notified by the captain that there was a strong possibility that we would have to divert to PVD but there was an opening and we landed at JFK. We ended up sitting on the taxiway at JFK after landing for a good hour and a half waiting for a gate to free up and then we had to wait another hour for our luggage to come out since ground operators were not operating equipment due to the lighting.



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User currently offlineCoolGuy From United States of America, joined Jan 2005, 414 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1703 times:

Quoting Lorenz (Reply 5):
Thanks, weird they only filled up 73500pounds of fuel today instead of the 76900 (full) knowing the WX would be "bad" in NYC area.. well well.. guess they will arrive home something afterall.

How can you find that out?


User currently offlineKL911 From Czech Republic, joined Jul 2003, 5260 posts, RR: 15
Reply 10, posted (7 years 3 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1670 times:

Quoting CoolGuy (Reply 9):
Quoting Lorenz (Reply 5):
Thanks, weird they only filled up 73500pounds of fuel today instead of the 76900 (full) knowing the WX would be "bad" in NYC area.. well well.. guess they will arrive home something afterall.

How can you find that out?



Quoting Lorenz (Thread starter):
I was the "lucky" dispatcher on this flight from Oslo this morning, and I'm kinda curious why it didnt flew direct KEWR..

 Smile


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